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Message from the Executive Director

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - As we close the year 2017, we would like to thank all community leaders, stakeholders, and residents for all the work invested in Brownsville, Texas. Your type b economic development corporation, BCIC, will continue to exceed expectations for the upcoming new year. Read More…
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Inside News Update: "Your Type B EDC"

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation (BCIC) continues to develop into a leading economic development organization for the region. Recently, the city commission of Brownsville, Texas appointed two new board members to serve in the Board of Directors for BCIC. Read More…
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Salinas: Lack of power has cost RGV steel-related projects

AUSTIN, Texas – The Rio Grande Valley has lost out on major steel-related projects over the years because it does not have enough electrical power, Gilberto Salinas told the Texas House Select Committee on Economic Competitiveness.

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Brownsville approves funds for hiring city manager

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The Brownsville City Commission is looking to hire an executive headhunter firm for the recruitment of a city manager by next week, according to Commissioner At-Large “B” Rose Gowen.

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BCIC accepting grant applications in hopes of turning Brownsville into destination city

BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation has opened its doors to accept applications for capital, community and promotional event projects to turn Brownsville into destination city.

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